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Save the best for last.

Save the best for last.

Nick was about seven when he finally gained the skills to feed himself.  It was a long road, but he finally got there.  He spent many years, three meals a day, eating food that was pureed in a blender.  It was the only consistency he could manage...... Read More

Achievement Is Impressive, Hard Work Is Inspiring.

Achievement Is Impressive, Hard Work Is Inspiring.

Today we watched the NFL Super Bowl game.  I always find the ads interesting.  Some are funny and some are strange.  But the ones that I remember best are the ones that show the athletes competing in the upcoming Winter Olympics in South Korea. ...... Read More

To be or not to be? Your choice!

To be or not to be? Your choice!

It seems that there are daily opportunities for me to become offended.  Bad drivers in traffic stress me out, people in grocery store lines say rude things, phone solicitation sales personnel try and scam me , the list goes on and on.  In each of...... Read More

Sometimes I am sad.

Sometimes I am sad.

There are days when my emotions bubble closer to the surface than other days.  Stories that I hear are more poignant.  Even if they are reports told on the TV by dispassionate newscasters.  These stories prick my heart.  This seems especially...... Read More

Act now because inspiration is fleeting.

Act now because inspiration is fleeting.

We all receive inspiration.  It’s when you have an idea that sparks up your brain and gives you a solution to a problem or a work around for a particular situation or a creative idea for a project or item.  It is exhilarating. I have found...... Read More

How to Survive and Thrive.

How to Survive and Thrive.

When you are in the midst of difficult times in your life, what do you do to make it through? Do you try and find a way to hide out and escape your reality?  I do sometimes. Life is overwhelming at times for everyone.  For those of us caring for...... Read More

Mommy, I made you something.  You like it?

Mommy, I made you something. You like it?

Most mothers of pre-school children know the joy of receiving a handmade gift from their child.  Overflowing with love these creative masterpieces are often displayed on refrigerators at home and desks at work.  Although Nick is 38, and I am long...... Read More

Be Brave! Ride the Wave!

Be Brave! Ride the Wave!

I have never been on a surf board, and I am not sure that it will ever happen, but I do like playing around in the ocean.   While the waves are beautiful as they come crashing onto the shore, the ocean is powerful and we need to recognize signs...... Read More

Merry Christmas.

Merry Christmas.

When Nick was little, the doctors warned us many times that he would probably get to a point where he’d reach a plateau in development and quit learning new things.  That hasn’t happened. I want to tell you about our Christmas Miracle...... Read More

Death is unexpected.

Death is unexpected.

Today is the 25th anniversary of the day my dad moved his residence to Heaven.  He went a few days before the big birthday celebration for Jesus.  Nick celebrates the day people pass away as their Heaven day, to him it is like a birthday.  He...... Read More

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